Senior Director of Behavioral Health Program Operations in White Plains, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 6/16/2019

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Job Description

We are hiring a senior director of behavioral health program operations for several residential treatment facilities in Westchester.  The Senior Director is an essential leader, responsible for the development, expansion, and oversight of the Clinical and Residential Departments for the residential treatment programs.  As an integral part of the leadership team, the senior director will ensure that all necessary therapeutic interventions determined by the treatment teams.


  • Responsible for overseeing a $20 million plus budget for clinical services for adolescents and residential programs.
  • Direct facility service delivery emphasizing risk management and maintenance of a trauma-informed therapeutic environment. Provide direct supervision to department heads.
  • Develop operating budget for program and ensure operation within budget allocations; Make adjustments during the budget cycle as appropriate to ensure efficient fiscal management.
  • Direct and use data to inform Strategic Planning and design models of care to serve specialized populations
  • Ensure seamless collaboration of psychiatric and medical delivery in a cost effective environment; development of workflow and forms for new Electronic Health Record My Avatar/Netsmart.
  • Implement approved policies and objectives to ensure effective operation
  • Lead residential treatment division efforts to maintain licensure, contract, and accreditation standards (COA; CMS; OMH; IOC)


Credentialed either as an LCSW, PhD, MSN

Experience managing residential programs